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Donate Today to Give Hope to Animals Like Little Debbie and Her Family

Little Debbie was a fragile foal who was born on a remote Kentucky mountaintop after her mother Twinkie was abandoned there. The mountain offered Twinkie very little to eat and she struggled to produce enough milk for Little Debbie. To make matters worse, Twinkie was also still nursing last year’s foal Little Miss. The three …

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KHS Helps Rescue More Than 100 Huskies Living in Unsanitary Conditions

The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) was joined by BISSELL Pet Foundation and multiple shelters from the region to assist Spencer County Animal Care & Control (SCACC) rescue more than 100 dogs from a single property this week. The dogs, which are mostly Huskies and other large breeds, were living in outdoor kennels or on chains …

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KHS Receives PetSmart Charities Disaster Relief Grant after Deadly Tornadoes

$125,000 regional grant will help animal shelters in tornado-impacted communities PetSmart Charities has awarded the Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) a $125,000 grant to help pets and people impacted by the December 11 deadly storms. KHS will use this Natural Disaster Emergency Relief Grant to provide financial assistance and supplies to local animal shelters in tornado-impacted …

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Join Us at Royal Jeweler’s Pearls & Puptails on December 16

Grab a friend and join us for Royal Jeweler’s Pearls and Puptails Howl-iday Party on Thursday, December 16 from 4:30-8:00 pm. Meet KHS animals while you enjoy specialty cocktails from Tito’s Vodka, wine, and food from Harvey’s Cheese of Logan Street Market. A percentage of sales from the event will be donated to KHS! Browse …

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KHS Joins Bissell Pet Foundation’s Empty the Shelters August 17-21

Reduced adoption fees for big dogs, adult cats and senior dogs to fight shelter overcrowding The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) is joining BISSELL Pet Foundation’s “Empty the Shelters: Big Dog & Cat Crisis” emergency event August 17-21, 2021. This national event is dedicated to ensuring large dogs, adult cats and senior dogs get adopted into …

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Purrfect Day Cafe Celebrates 3rd Anniversary with Week of Events

Most Successful Cat Café in the Country Closing in on 5,000th Adoption When “Purrprietor” Chuck Patton opened Louisville’s first cat café on August 8, 2018, he expected to find homes for about 300 Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) cats a year, based on the number of annual adoptions other cat cafés did. Little did he or …

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KHS Provides Emergency Fostering for Owned Pets

he Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) has launched a crisis fostering program to help pet owners who need temporary housing for their beloved cats and dogs. KHS’ Safety Net Foster Program aims to help keep families and their pets together in times of crisis and financial hardship. “Our new Safety Net Foster Program helps pet owners …

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